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Wheat and Small Grains

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New Publication Addresses Acidic Soils and How They Interact with Root Diseases

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FAQ: WSU Wheat and Barley Research and Royalties

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New Publication Compares Wheat and Canola Management

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Slime Mold on Wheat

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Identification and Diagnostic Programs


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Resistance Testing Program



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Wheat and Barley Production in Washington

For decades Washington has been known throughout the world as the home of high quality soft white and club wheat production. Washington farmers also raise superb hard red winter, hard white, hard red spring wheat, and barley.

In 2015 there were 2.2 million acres of wheat harvested in the state of Washington, yielding more than 111 million bushels, and barley was harvested on 100 thousand acres for a total production of 4.8 million bushels.

Winter Wheat

Spring Wheat

Soft White



Hard White



Hard Red



Total 1.64 million acres (85.3 million bushels) 605 thousand acres (23.2 million bushels)


This data was provided by the United States Department of Agriculture National Agriculture Statistics Service.

Upcoming Events

  1. Dairy Manure Management Workshop

    December 12 @ 9:00 am - 3:10 pm
  2. 2016 Wheat Academy

    December 13 - December 14
  3. Dairy Manure Management Workshop, subsection of FWAA December Conference

    December 13 @ 10:00 am - 3:50 pm
  4. 2016 WSU-UI Integrated Pest Management Update

    December 16 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
  5. WOCS Oilseed Workshops

    January 26, 2017 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

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